Vendors aim to create first repository under new EU regulation.
Hochstein's role moves Thomson Reuters toward goal of aligning and scaling various reference data services.
The SI Registry now has seven participants as Nasdaq becomes the latest APA to opt in.
Nearly half a year after Mifid II went live, sticky reference data issues are standing in the way of smooth compliance operations.
Cloud-based software allows firms to cross-reference more than 1.2 million LEIs via data from GLEIF.
Two firms are already live on the platform, with another three soon to be up and running.
Reporting platforms told by regulator to substantially improve quality of publicly reported data.
The wide adoption of reference data and accompanying standards creates both opportunities and challenges, said Cusip Global Services vice president and COO at the North American Financial Information Summit.
At the WatersTechnology North American Financial information Summit, Facebook’s Stephen Harris said data can help in identifying and understanding convergence opportunities.
Encompass’ recent deal with Wanda Credit Service will provide clients with access to information for assessing customer risk that has traditionally been a challenge to obtain in China.
Jamie looks at how a growing trend toward partnerships could lead to unprecedented technological advances in data management.
The RSU-GoldenSource service will allow participating German regional banks to use a multi-tenant, shared model to serve the needs of most of their reference pricing data.
Data automation vendor Xceptor hires Sharon Cooper as CFO and Shaleen Dastur as US sales director.
After its eleventh-hour bid deal for Fidessa fell through, SS&C is back on the hunt for an acquisition (or acquisitions). Anthony and James speculate on what that could mean for the industry.
The lead-up to Mifid II led to a huge jump in Legal Entity Identifiers issued, and LEI uptake continues to break records through Q1 2018.
The pair have significant sales and marketing experience in the financial services sector, which officials expect to help Fenergo accelerate its growth trajectory.
Survey finds over 50 percent of investment firms are unprepared for GDPR’s May 25 deadline, but financial services is still ahead of the game compared with other sectors.
Mifid II’s RTS 28 reporting requirements require data that may be of little value, or worse, could be misleading.
HKMA and SFC would stagger the implementation dates for different reporting entities.
Local regulators encourage use of technology to streamline KYC and regulatory compliance.
In addition to its work with Isda, the fintech startup also has projects in the works with ING Bank and the FCA.
Purchase of derivatives valuation provider bolsters derivatives data business and reach into French-speaking Europe.
Smartstream RDU, which had previously announced it would take a utility approach to centralizing and sharing SI data, announces an SI Registry in collaboration with six APAs.